The Modern Quest for Jesus

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Program Masters
Field of Study Bible
Class# B-480

This course introduces students to the history of the quest for the historical Jesus and its problems and challenges. It will help students explore and practice the methods for reconstructing the historical Jesus by engaging in various contemporary portraits of Jesus, their presuppositions, and the politics of interpretation. It aims to help students reflect on the contemporary significance of the historical Jesus for their faith communities and practices.